The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 125 129 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 37 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 0.98% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.74% 9.20% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 24
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £29,750 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
478 337 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.10% 10.63% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 304 226 278
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +18 13 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Edinburgh -8 11 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Stirling - 4 £45,000 -
Fife - 4 £47,500 -
Aberdeenshire +2 2 £20,500 -40.57%
Glasgow -4 1 £31,500 +14.54%
Renfrewshire - 1 £34,000 -
Highlands - 1 £20,000 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 31 (44.29%) DNS
3 26 (37.14%) VMware
4 25 (35.71%) Cisco
5 24 (34.29%) Firewall
6 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
7 22 (31.43%) VPN
7 22 (31.43%) MS Excel
8 18 (25.71%) Internet
9 17 (24.29%) Windows XP
10 16 (22.86%) IIS
10 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
11 15 (21.43%) Finance
11 15 (21.43%) Linux
11 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 14 (20.00%) CCNA
12 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (18.57%) LAN
13 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
14 12 (17.14%) WAN
14 12 (17.14%) SLA
14 12 (17.14%) DHCP
14 12 (17.14%) SQL
14 12 (17.14%) Oracle
15 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
15 11 (15.71%) VLAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.86%) IIS
2 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Lync
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Office 365
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) IaaS
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.29%) DNS
2 24 (34.29%) Firewall
3 22 (31.43%) VPN
4 18 (25.71%) Internet
5 13 (18.57%) LAN
6 12 (17.14%) WAN
6 12 (17.14%) DHCP
7 11 (15.71%) VLAN
8 9 (12.86%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (11.43%) BGP
9 8 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (10.00%) SSL
10 7 (10.00%) H.323
10 7 (10.00%) SSH
11 6 (8.57%) NAS
12 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.71%) ADSL
12 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
12 4 (5.71%) LLU
13 3 (4.29%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.29%) French Language
2 3 (4.29%) German Language
2 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
2 3 (4.29%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Customer Support Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Designer
5 5 (7.14%) IT Support
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (5.71%) ICT Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.29%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) COM
2 3 (4.29%) Middleware
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.00%) Clustering
3 6 (8.57%) Replication
4 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.43%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) CCTV
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Windows XP
3 15 (21.43%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.00%) UNIX
7 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.29%) Android
8 3 (4.29%) CentOS
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
2 9 (12.86%) ITIL
3 8 (11.43%) CRM
4 7 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (10.00%) Project Management
5 6 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (8.57%) Coaching
6 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.29%) BCP
7 3 (4.29%) Change Management
7 3 (4.29%) Migration
7 3 (4.29%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.86%) Web Design
8 2 (2.86%) Network Design
8 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) C
3 2 (2.86%) C++
3 2 (2.86%) Java
3 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.86%) Perl
3 2 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (20.00%) CCNA
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
4 5 (7.14%) CCNP
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.29%) MCSA
7 2 (2.86%) MCITP
7 2 (2.86%) MCSE
7 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.86%) CCDP
8 1 (1.43%) CCENT
8 1 (1.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) SLA
2 6 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.43%) vSphere
4 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 4 (5.71%) Nagios
3 3 (4.29%) Cacti
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) VMware
2 25 (35.71%) Cisco
3 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.14%) Oracle
5 7 (10.00%) Juniper
6 6 (8.57%) Citrix
7 3 (4.29%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.29%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) Lotus
8 2 (2.86%) HP
8 2 (2.86%) Dell
8 2 (2.86%) Twitter
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) Splunk
9 1 (1.43%) Nortel
9 1 (1.43%) Avaya
9 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.43%) SAP
9 1 (1.43%) Mitel
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